I am sorry. Without reservation or qualification. I apologize to the Romney family. #MHPapology
— Melissa Harris-Perry (@MHarrisPerry) December 31, 2013
Political circles are still buzzing over the December incident on the Melissa Harris-Perry show where the MSNBC host and comedians joked about Mitt Romney’s family photo that included his adopted African-American grandson Kieran James.
Commentators and media alike nonetheless are feasting on the recent incident as if MHP insulted the integrity of the Romney family (or Kanye West’s family) long after the fact. Even the ever-popular conservative commentator Glenn Beck voices confusion for why MHP felt the need to apologize: